The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 16 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 2 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 3.39% 6.78% 17.71%
As % of the System Software category 33.33% 80.00% 85.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 17
Average salary £51,250 £41,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +82.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £37,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £45,000 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
Active Directory
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

System Software Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
6 5 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 10.17% 8.47% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 20
Average salary £54,250 £26,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+108.65% -5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £30,900 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Active Directory
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the Bridgend region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in Bridgend

Active Directory
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 5 (100.00%) MCP
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2000
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
2 2 (40.00%) Intel
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) XenApp

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2000
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Wintel Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) MCP
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Intel